Roll Call: Mueller increases pressure on some Democrats to move toward impeachment

Roll Call: Mueller increases pressure on some Democrats to move toward impeachment

By Simone Pathé @sfpathe Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s brief public remarks on Wednesday added fuel to the already growing fire among some Democrats calling for an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.  CLICK HERE for a direct link to Roll Call story. But House Democratic leadership, as well as Democrats working on trying to hold the majority in […]

Bloomberg Opinion: Call It Obstruction, Robert Mueller. The Evidence Is Here. We’ll probably never know why the special counsel stepped back from making that conclusion.

Bloomberg Opinion: Call It Obstruction, Robert Mueller. The Evidence Is Here. We’ll probably never know why the special counsel stepped back from making that conclusion.

  By Noah Feldman April 19, 2019, 4:00 AM PDT Why did Robert Mueller pull his punches? In his report, made public Thursday by the Department of Justice, Mueller laid out significant evidence to support the conclusion that President Donald Trump committed obstruction of justice. Yet the special counsel stated that no matter what evidence he found, he […]

Slate: All The Mistakes Mueller Made In Declining to Prosecute Donald Trump Jr.

Slate: All The Mistakes Mueller Made In Declining to Prosecute Donald Trump Jr.

By RICHARD L. HASEN APRIL 18, 20191:55 PM Robert Mueller let Donald Trump Jr. off the hook too easily for potential campaign finance violations that arose from the June 2016 meeting in Trump Tower with Russian operatives. Mueller’s questionable exercise of prosecutorial discretion is bad news for how campaigns and foreign entities might conduct themselves in the […]

NYT: Robert Mueller and His Prosecutors: Who They Are and What They’ve Done

NYT: Robert Mueller and His Prosecutors: Who They Are and What They’ve Done

By NOAH WEILAND, EMILY COCHRANE and TROY GRIGGS Dec. 2nd, 2018 Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel, has marshaled prosecutors, F.B.I. agents and other lawyers to investigate Russia’s 2016 election interference and whether any Trump associates conspired. The team has secured indictments against dozens of people and three companies, one trial conviction and a handful […]

NYT: Why Michael Cohen, Trump’s Fixer, Confessed to It All

NYT: Why Michael Cohen, Trump’s Fixer, Confessed to It All

By Benjamin Weiser Dec. 3, 2018 Of all of President Trump’s former associates who have come under scrutiny in the special counsel’s Russia investigation, his former personal lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, has undertaken perhaps the most surprising and risky legal strategy. CLICK HERE for direct link to NYT story. Mr. Cohen has twice pleaded guilty in federal […]

NYT: How the Anonymous Op-Ed Came to Be

NYT: How the Anonymous Op-Ed Came to Be

By The New York Times Sept. 9, 2018 The New York Times’s Opinion desk published an Op-Ed by an anonymous senior official in the Trump administration on Wednesday. By Friday, nearly 23,000 readers had submitted questions to us about the vetting process and our thinking behind publishing the essay. CLICK IMAGE for direct link to NYT […]

NYT: Frustration and Finger-Pointing as G.O.P. Pulls Out of Deal To Bar Hacked Materials

NYT: Frustration and Finger-Pointing as G.O.P. Pulls Out of Deal To Bar Hacked Materials

By Nicholas Fandos Sept. 7, 2018 WASHINGTON — House Republicans withdrew on Thursday from negotiations with Democrats over a pact that would have effectively barred both parties from using hacked or stolen material on the campaign trail this fall. CLICK IMAGE for direct link to NYT story. Leaders of the National Republican Congressional Committee, the campaign […]

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